<< YCBA Home Yale Center for British Art Yale Center for British Art << YCBA Home

YCBA Collections Search

 
Creator:
Parkes, Zachariah, creator.
Title(s):

Zachariah Parkes, Digbeth, Birmingham : manufacturer of steel mills, for grinding malt beans, peas, oats, barley, wheat, indian corn, coffee, pepper, rice, cocoa, almonds, cochineal, indigo, & seeds of all sorts.

Published/Created:
Birmingham : Zachariah Parkes, [between 1820 and 1840?]
Physical Description:
1 sheet : illustrations ; 14 x 21 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Ep Fo 12
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open to Yale ID holders by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.

Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Notes:
"Establish'd half a century".
"All mills warranted".
With six engravings, by Smith & Greaves, of various mills manufactured by Zachariah Parks. These include a sugar mill, a mill for grinding malt, beans, peas, oats & barley, a bean mill, a malt mill with muliplying wheel and pinion, a large mill for brewers &c. worked by horse or any other power, grocer mill for grinding coffee, sugar, rice, &c.
Engraved material from the partnership of Smith & Greaves dates to the 1820s and 1830s.
Engraved advertisement for Zachariah Pakes, Birmingham, manufacturer of steel mills.
Subject Terms:
Advertising -- England -- London -- 19th century.
Inventions -- England -- Birmingham.
Machinery -- Great Britain.
Mills and mill-work -- England -- Birmingham.
Parkes, Zachariah.
Form/Genre:
Advertisements.
Ephemera.
Engravings -- 1820-1840.
Contributors:
Smith & Greaves, engraver.
Export:
XML


If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.